Jason Gewirtz is an Executive Producer at CNBC. He currently produces "Power Lunch" and contributes to CNBC's long-form programming. He was the Senior Producer and developer of the documentary "Beyond the Barrel: The Race to Fuel the Future." Gewirtz is an experienced field producer and has covered business news in the Middle East and Israel extensively for the network.
When it comes to the conflict over Crimea, Ukraine has few if any military options.
The Iranian street is showing signs of breaking free from the economic stagnation that has crippled the country for years.
A bill introduced in Maryland would make that state the first to ban the marketing and sale of energy drinks to minors.